North Carolina couple arrested, accused of being ‘too drunk’ to care for kids

Posted at 9:56 AM, Jul 08, 2014
and last updated 2014-07-08 09:56:21-04

Monroe, N.C. – A North Carolina couple has been charged with child abuse after police said they were “too drunk” to care for their own children. That’s according to a report from WGHP via WSOC.

Antonio Alsobrooks and his girlfriend Gabriel Ivey were arrested early Monday morning after police say Ivey’s father called 911 concerned for her welfare.

Ivey’s father told dispatchers his daughter called him claiming someone was threatening her life, according to WSOC.

When police checked on the couple, police say they found them severely intoxicated.

Read the entire story and view photos from WGHP, HERE.